JAVA Team Lead

  • Full time
  • Prague
  • Posted 1 week ago


English (regular)
Google Cloud (regular)
WebLogic (regular)
Proactivity (master)
Communication Skills (master)
Team Leadership (master)
We are a motivated team of over 70 people, 15 nationalities and 85 great personalities. We build the PAYBACK Backend Systems for various countries and millions of users. We are in the middle of our mission to move away from a big monolith to a modular microservices based architecture. We know that agile processes in combination with continuous delivery is key when it comes to bring new features faster to our markets. And we are convinced that container and cloud technologies are a great enabler for continuous delivery. Our team consists of Dev, QA, DevOps, SRE and PO. We all sit (virtually and in-person), work, laugh and cry together – sometimes we are emotional and sometimes we are relaxed, but we are always engaged! And – of course – we love Star Wars!
The position is available on a full and part-time basis.

Your tasks:

  • Being a great people leader for a team up to 10 engineers (Dev and Test).
  • Coaching the team to work goal oriented with focus on engineering good quality products.
  • Coaching the team to identify impediments early & turn them into improvements.
  • You drive architectural decisions and analyze new possibilities for technologies and frameworks, supported by your team.
  • Ensuring and enabling continuous improvement, including performance and quality improvements.
These are some of the technologies/frameworks/practices we use in the team:

  • – Java EE, Python, Weblogic, Oracle DB and Microservices
  • – Kafka, Grafana, Logstash, ElasticSearch
  • – CI/CD in Jenkins with Groovy pipelines
  • – Jenkins, Git, and Subversion
  • – On-Prem and Google Cloud
  • – Agile methodologies
Your profile:

  • An Engineering oriented mindset
  • Experience in leading a team of engineers.
  • Good interpersonal communication skills, highly motivated and proactive.
  • The ability to make yourself heard.
  • Experience with OnPrem Systems – yes, we are still using WebLogic for some of our applications.
  • Experience with Google Cloud Engineering – hurray, we are moving towards cloud.
  • Familiarity with known software development lifecycles within different phases of a project life cycle.
  • English language skills at the working level are required.
How about?

Employment contract?

Of course. With us you do not have to worry about stable employment.
We have them! Among other: corporate incentive program, sport card, private medical care.
‎Flexible working hours?
Sounds great! We start working between 8 to 10.
Convenient location?
Sure! We invite you to our new office at Rondo Daszyńskiego, but we are currently also working remotely.
Friendly atmosphere at work?
Yes! In PAYBACK, people are the most important asset‎.
Dress code?
We definitely say no. There are no rigid dress code rules in our company, sneakers are more than welcome.
‎Something is missing?
Open communication is our priority, so dare to ask!‎

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